Pharmacology

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    Pharmacology for Health Sciences: Graduate Students

    PCOL:6203
    Fall Semester, 2015
    Course Director

    Barry Kasson, PhD
    Phone: (319) 335-9954

    Lectures

    3:00PM - 3:50PM
    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
    Bowen Science Building, 2-224

    Course Schedule

     

    Date   Lecturer   Topic  
    Aug 24 Kasson Introduction to Pharmacology
    Aug 25 Kasson Pharmacokinetics: Drug Absorption
    Aug 26 Kasson Pharmacodynamics: Drug-Receptor Interactions
    Aug 27 Kasson Pharmacokinetics: Drug Metabolism & Excertion
    Aug 28 Kasson Clinical Pharmacokinetics & Drug Dose Regimens
    Aug 31 Gardinier Introduction to the Peripheral Nervous System; Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergics I
    Sept 1 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Cholinergics II
    Sept 2 Gardinier Cholinergics III: Ganglionic & Neuromuscular Agents
    Sept 3 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergics I
    Sept 4 Gardinier Application Session - Basic Principles
    Sept 7  NO LECTURE - LABOR DAY  
    Sept 8     Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Adrenergics II
    Sept 9 Gardinier Autonomic Nervous System: Pharmacology of the Eye
    Sept 10 F. Quelle Inflammation: Immunomodulators
    Sept 11 F. Quelle Inflammation: Antihistamines
    Sept 14 F. Quelle Inflammation: Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
    Sept 15 F. Quelle Inflammation: Treatment of Asthma
    Sept 16     Koland Application Session - Inflammation
    Sept 17 Koland Antineoplastic Agents I
    Sept 18   2:00 - 4:00PM   PROGRESS EXAM I  
    Sept 21 Koland Antineoplastic Agents II
    Sept 22 O'Sullivan Pain & Opioids I
    Sept 23 O'Sullivan Pain & Opioids II
    Sept 24 O'Sullivan General Anesthesia I
    Sept 25 O'Sullivan General Anesthesia II
    Sept 28 O'Sullivan Local Anesthesia
    Sept 29 O'Sullivan Application Session - Pain Management
    Sept 30 Ahlers CNS: Antidepressants & Stimulants
    Oct 1 Ahlers CNS: Sedative-Hypnotics/Antianxiety Agents
    Oct 2 Ahlers CNS: Anticonvulsants
    Oct 5 Ahlers CNS: Antipsychotic Agents
    Oct 6 Ahlers CNS: Drugs for Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Oct 7 F.Quelle G.I. Drugs I
    Oct 8 F.Quelle G.I. Drugs II
    Oct 9 Conley Application Session - CNS Drugs
    Oct 12 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Physiology
    Oct 13 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Diuretics I
    Oct 14 F.Quelle Renal Drugs: Diuretics II; Antidiuretics & Uricosurics
    Oct 15 F.Quelle Application Sesion - GI & Renal
    Oct 16     2:00 - 4:00
    PM
     
    PROGRESS EXAM II  
    Oct 19 Potthoff Anticoagulants, Antithrombotics & Thrombolytic Drugs I
    Oct 20 Potthoff Drugs Used in Atherosclerosis
    Oct 21 Potthoff Drugs Used in Anemias
    Oct 22 M. Herzig Application Session - Blood
    Oct 23 Fisher Renin Angiotensin System, Vasopressin and Kinins
    Oct 26 Bair Central & Peripheral Mechanisms of Hypertension
    Oct 27 Bair Antihypertensive Agents
    Oct 28 Bair Regulation of Coronary Blood Flow
    Oct 29 Bair    Treatment of Coronary Heart Disease
    Oct 30 Bair     Application Session - Hypertension/CHD
    Nov 2 Fisher Mechanisms in Heart Failure
    Nov 3 Fisher Drugs Used to Treat Heart Failure
    Nov 4 Benson Arrhythmias: Ionic & Electrophysiologic Basis
    Nov 5 Benson Antiarrhythmic Agents
    Nov 6 Pies Application Session - Heart
    Nov 9 --- NO LECTURE 
    Nov 10 --- NO LECTURE 
    Nov 6 D Quelle Antimicrobial Agents: Cell Wall Active Agents I
    Nov 11   2:00 - 4:00PM   PROGRESS EXAM III  
    Nov 12 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Introduction & Cell Wall Active Agents I
    Nov 13 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Cell Wall Active Agents II
    Nov 16 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Protein Synthesis Inhibitors
    Nov 17 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antimetabolites & DNA Synthesis Inhibitors
    Nov 18 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antifungal
    Nov 19 Koland Antimicrobial Agents: Antiviral
    Nov 20 --- NO LECTURE 
    Nov 23-27    NO LECTURES - THANKSGIVING BREAK  
    Nov 30 Ascoli Insulin & Oral Antidiabetic Agents
    Dec 1 Ascoli Thyroid & Antithyroid Agents
    Dec 2 Ascoli Adrenocortical Steroids
    Dec 3 Ascoli Progestins, Estrogens & Androgens
    Dec 4 Ascoli Drugs that Affect Pituitary and Hypothalamic Hormones; Drugs that Affect Calcium Metabolism
    Dec 7 Aldrich    Application Session - Endocrine Pharmacology
    Dec 8 Sigmund Pharmacogenetics
    Dec 9 --- NO LECTURE 
    Dec 10   2:00PM - 4:00PM   PROGRESS EXAM IV  
    Dec 11 --- NO LECTURE 
    Dec 19   1:00PM - 4:00PM   PROGRESS EXAM V + FINAL EXAM